The terrible mood swings of Texas winters (y'know, where you're sweating one day and freezing the next) can certainly wreak havoc for folks trying to stay well with seasonal allergies.

One common home remedy for those sinuses and stuffy noses is regularly eating locally-produced honey, which may be considered beneficial because it contains local pollen and allergens, and repeated exposure helps the body build natural immunity.

Keep reading to find out where you can snag some sweet Big Country-made honey around Abilene.

Where to Find Local Honey Around Abilene

One surefire place to check for local honey is area feedstores, which often provide storefront access to honey producers who don't have the clientele or volume to get their own retail space. Below are some good places to start:

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Jackson Bros. Feed & Seed

241 E South 11th St, Abilene

3818 S Treadaway Blvd, Abilene

Shop both locally-owned Jackson Bros. locations online here.

Abilene Ag Services & Supply

303 S 14th St, Abilene

Shop Abilene Ag online here or check them out on Facebook here.

Tractor Supply Co.

4450 Southwest Dr, Abilene

1600 N Swenson St, Stamford

409 NE Georgia Ave, Sweetwater

And if you're looking to purchase your honey straight from local producers who care for their bees and have product quality at heart, check out the businesses listed below:

M. A. B Honey

While M. A. B Honey doesn't have a physical storefront, you can contact them via Facebook and follow them there to learn more about beekeeping in the Big Country.

Rocking R Bee & Honey Farm

Rocking R Bee & Honey Farm honey is currently available at The Other Antique Store (712 S Leggett Dr, Abilene), or you can check them out on Facebook here.

Brave Bee Honey

This local honey farm sells both raw, unfiltered honey and natural beeswax. You can check them out on Facebook here.

Amber Dragon Meadery

This Abilene-owned brewery uses all kinds of honey (local and imported) to craft fermented drinks of yore. Check with them on Facebook about local honey availability.

The Bee's Knees Salon & Shoppe

301 ES 11th St, Abilene

You'll find gifts, locally-sourced toiletries, and a full-service salon at The Bee's Knees.

Down to Earth Abilene

017 FM 89, Abilene

This locally-owned greenhouse carries a wide variety of indoor and outdoor plants, gardening equipment, and locally-sourced food gifts. You can find them on Facebook here or check out their website here.

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